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Assistant District Attorney Grade II

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Location: Rochester, NY
Title: Assistant District Attorney Grade II
Deadline: Until Filled
Salary: $71,066- $98,372 annually
Agency/Dept.: District Attorney's Office

Description of Duties

This is an entry level legal position in the office of the District Attorney involving responsibility for the prosecution of misdemeanors.  This position will handle a full caseload of criminal matters including arraignments, investigations and legal research, review and collection of all discoverable materials, pretrial motion preparation and argument, hearings and trials, in proceedings of the State, county and local courts throughout Monroe County. Employees of this class may be assigned felony prosecutions as necessary.  The work is performed under the general supervision of a Bureau Chief and Deputy Bureau Chief.  Supervision of others is not a responsibility of this class.  Does related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications


  1. The Assistant District Attorney shall be an attorney duly licensed to practice law in the State of New York and admitted to practice in all courts.
  2. The Assistant District Attorney must have an ability to work with the judges, lawyers, court administrators, other persons within the court system, and court officials. 

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